Basic Vegetable Broth

Once you know how to make a basic broth, there’s no limit to the soups and other dishes you can create. Try this recipe courtesy of Chef Mark Sparacino.


preparation Time
1 mins

cook Time
1 mins


343 per serving


  • 1 large onion, coarsely chopped
  • 1 leek, thoroughly cleaned, coarsely chopped
  • 2 carrots, peeled and coarsely chopped
  • 2 celery ribs, coarsely chopped
  • 2 medium turnips, peeled and sliced
  • 3 large tomatoes, cut up
  • 1 small bunch parsley
  • 1 tablespoons salt
  • 1 teaspoons whole black peppercorns
  • 10 cup water, cold, can limit to 8 cups if preferred


Step 1

Place all ingredients in a large stockpot and set over high heat. Bring to a boil, cover and simmer for 1 hour.

Step 2

Strain liquid and use.

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